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Phlox subulata ssp. brittonii

Phlox subulata L. ssp. brittonii (Small) Wherry

Phlox brittonii Small

Phlox subulata L. var. brittonii (Small) Wherry

Moss Phlox

KingdomPlantaePlants, but not fungi, lichens, or algae (from Stearn’s Botanical Latin)
SubkingdomTracheobiontaVascular plants—plants with a “circulatory system” for delivering water and nutrients
DivisionMagnoliophytaFlowering plants, also known as angiosperms
ClassMagnoliopsidaDicotyledons—plants with two initial seed leaves
SubclassAsteridaeA large class that encompasses asters
OrderEricalesTea, persimmon, blueberry, Brazil nut, azalea, many others
FamilyPolemoniaceaePhlox, Jabob’s-ladder
GenusPhloxGreek φλόξ, means “flame”
Speciessubulata
ssp.brittonii

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Phlox subulata ssp. brittonii description by Thomas H. Kent, not updated.

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Phlox subulata (Moss Phlox)

5/15/2010 · Garden in the Woods, Framingham, MA
≈ 17 × 12" (44 × 29 cm)

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